Definition: proper; fitting to a situation or purpose
Part of Speech: Adjective
Synonym(s): befitting, decent
Antonym(s): unacceptable, improper
1. In the old days, it wasn’t seemly for women to wear pants.
2. At the Christmas party, Glenn drank more than was seemly and behaved quite inappropriately.
3. It was not seemly of Sarah to wear a bright red dress to her mother’s funeral.